Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: A boy eats buttered corn at a Golden Spike Day party.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Log and thatched homes. In a number of her journals, Carrie describes the conditions of housing. Many countries at the time still utilized thatched houses...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Russian children lined up on a board sidewalk to receive leftovers from a man standing outside the 310th United States Army Engineer corps mess hall. Some...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the south door in St. John Chrysostom Episcopal Church. It was too narrow to carry in a casket, so another door was cut in the west end for that p...
Description: The sunrise aboard the USS "Relief" in the China Sea. The mast and bow of the ship are pointed eastward, into the fog and towards the rising sun.
Description: View across water of a completed dam.
Date: 1917-08 ca.
Description: World War I recruits scramble over an obstacle during their training, while others watch in the background.
Description: Color photo of a group of children in jackets and an adult looking at a mural of endangered big cat species painted on a trailer. The painting was part of...
Description: Man operating a ventilator testing cabinet at W.R. Carnes Company.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: View of a man flying an airplane low over the airfield. He is wearing goggles and waving at the photogarpher. In the background is a barn and trees.
Description: Robbers, guns drawn, escort the engineer from the locomotive in a scene from The Great Train Robbery.
Description: Men unloading machinery from an International KB-10 truck. The original caption reads, "An International KB-10 with Rodgers body and Braden winch owned by...
Description: The cover of John T. Trowbridge's poetry book, "Darius Green and his Flying Machine," illustrated by Wallace Goldsmith and published by Houghton Mifflin Co...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Elevated view of East Green Bay, Fox River, and various buildings belonging to the manufacturing industry.
Description: Relles family portrait, from left: George, Ida Banon Relles, David, Rabbi Mayer Relles, Nathan.
Description: Outstanding stars of the 56th Annual WIAA track meet.
Jerry Emmer of Hartford set a new record time for the 880-yard run in Class B competition.
Description: The child actor George Stone is embraced by Norma Talmadge in a scene still perhaps from the 1916 silent film "Martha's Vindication." Other films in which...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman, Lucy Decorah (AhHoRaPaNeeWinKah), posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a wool shawl over a dre...
Description: Visitors to the Wisconsin State Fair running for shelter at the onset of a sudden rain shower.
Description: General line catalog illustration of a Deering corn binder. The text beneath the color illustration reads, "The Deering Corn Binder Gets the Fallen Stalks....
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706